Volume & Issue: Volume 9, Issue 3, September 2021 

Research/Original Article

2. Factors associated with higher rate of Complete Pathologic Response after Long-Course Neoadjuvant Treatment for Locally Advanced Rectal Cancer Patients – Results from a retrospective cohort study focused on Inflammatory Indexes

Pages 90-97


Carlos Cerdan-Santacruz; Laia Codina-Corrons; Mireia Merichal-Resina; Lucia Milla-Collado; Javier Trujillano-Cabello; Jordi Tarragona-Foradada; Nuria Mestres-Petit; Enrique Sierra-Grañón; Jorge Olsina-Kissler

3. Which stapler charge is the most safe to perform ileocolic anastomoses?

Pages 98-102


Mauro Montuori; Enrico Pinotti; Luca Cigagna; Ludovica Pitoni; Riccardo Pirovano; Gianmaria Mauri; Michele Vasino Ciocca

4. Isolation Set-up and Characterization of cancer stem cells from HT29 colon cancer cell line

Pages 103-108


Pooneh Mokarram; Mozhdeh Zamani; Marziyeh Babazadeh; Nasim Rahmani-Kukia; Masoomeh Rahimi; Seyed Vahid Hosseini

5. Feasibility, Safety and efficacy of 3-mm instruments in laparoscopic right hemicolectomy for cancer: preliminary experience

Pages 109-113


Mauro Montuori; Enrico Pinotti; Alessanda Brescacin; Gabriele Mauro Di Lucca; Riccardo Pirovano; Gianmaria Mauri; Michele Vasino Ciocca; Mauro Zago

Case Report

6. Enterobius Vermicularis Infestation Causing Appendiceal Diverticulitis

Pages 114-117


Semra Demirli Atici; Tayfun Kaya; Dudu Solakoglu Kahraman; Mümin Emiroğlu

7. Sigmoid colon carcinoma-associated with an inguinal hernia.

Pages 118-121


Humberto Fenner Lyra Junior; Natália Velasco de Azevedo; Marlus Tavares Gerber; João Carlos Costa de Oliveira; José Mauro dos Santos

Letter to the Editor

8. Oral and colonic microbiomes and colon cancer

Pages 122-123


Vitorino Modesto dos Santos; Lister Arruda Modesto dos Santos